Cleveland Indians

Tribe hopes for encore performance from Bauer
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This week’s MLB Network Showcase game will feature a matchup between two of the top clubs in the American League, as the Indians will host the Yankees for the second game of a four-game set at Progressive Field.

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11 K's put Kluber in idols' company
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Ask Corey Kluber about his strikeout exploits, and his reply will usually be preceded by a shrug. The Indians’ ace will explain that the win is all that matters, and all the numbers he compiles in the process are just the byproduct of making good pitches.

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Gomes, Lindor back crisp Kluber in opener win
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The spotlight was fixed on Sonny Gray on Thursday for his Yankees debut, but Indians ace Corey Kluber quickly pulled it back in his direction. Kluber’s complete-game gem led Cleveland to its eighth straight home win, a 5-1 victory at Progressive Field.

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Kluber, Tribe set for clash with Yankees
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Newly acquired right-hander Sonny Gray (6-5, 3.43 ERA) will make his Yankees debut on Thursday against the Indians, who will counter with ace Corey Kluber (8-3, 2.90 ERA) in a matchup of contenders at Progressive Field.

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Indians-Red Sox finale postponed by rain
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Following a taxing stretch for Cleveland’s pitchers, the Indians had the finale of their three-game set with the Red Sox postponed due to inclement weather, with a makeup date scheduled for 6:10 p.m. ET on Aug. 14.

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Miller goes on DL with patellar tendinitis
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Prior to Wednesday’s game against the Red Sox, Cleveland’s bullpen absorbed a hit when the club placed relief ace Andrew Miller on the 10-day disabled list with patellar tendinitis in his right knee.

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Bauer takes ball in series finale vs. Red Sox
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In a rematch of Game 1 of the 2016 American League Division Series, Indians right-hander Trevor Bauer and Red Sox right-hander Rick Porcello square off in the series finale on Wednesday at Fenway Park.

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Wild 9th fitting end to Sox-Indians classic
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Through eight innings, the Red Sox and Indians had already staged one of the most entertaining and eventful games of the season on Tuesday night at Fenway Park.

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Tribe rallies in ninth, but drops slugfest vs. Sox
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In a thrilling contest between two of the top teams in the American League, Christian Vazquez hammered a three-run walk-off homer over the Green Monster to give the Red Sox an epic 12-10 victory over the Indians on Tuesday night at Fenway Park.

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Zimmer emerging as the rare 5-tool player
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Bradley Zimmer arrived in Cleveland as a highly rated prospect, but what he’s done so far has surpassed all expectations. Not only is he hitting, he’s running, fielding, and throwing, making him one of baseball’s few five-tool players.

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Smith 'pumped' to rejoin Tribe's bullpen
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The Indians’ clubhouse staff did what any good friend would do when a familiar face was returning after a long absence. They pulled a prank on veteran reliever Joe Smith.

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Jackson soars over wall to take HR away
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The Fenway faithful are not known for offering standing ovations for opposing players. Indians center fielder Austin Jackson proved to be a rare exception after an incredible catch to rob Red Sox designated hitter Hanley Ramirez of a homer in the fifth inning on Tuesday night.

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